Monday, January 29, 2018

Fresh coat of paint

The Atlantic Kingfisher came out of dry-dock late last week with a fresh coat of paint, Other work was completed, but only the paint was visible.

Northern Osprey III arrives

Thee branad new arctic shrimp trawler Northern Osprey III arrived in St. John's just before the weekend, built in Turkey in 2017, she is 80.25 meters long.

Sunday, January 21, 2018

New Pilot Boat and the Nanny heads for China

Down today to photograph the Nanny depart, for the last time, apparently she has been sold and is currently heading to China. St. John's has a new pilot boat, the APA 18, and APA 1, the 18 was out today to take pilot off the Nanny. These two boats worked Placentia Bay for years, and now they are in St. John's and are fast.
APA 18

This is quite a vessel

Nanny leaving 

leaving the narrows

Another tug for dry-dock

 The Atlantic Cedar shown on dry dock getting a new paint job. The tug is 30.8 meters long, gtoss tonnage 400, and built in 2005.